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Tom Orlik

Chief Asia Economist for Bloomberg

Tom Orlik is Chief Asia Economist for Bloomberg where he focuses on China and Japan and leads a team of economists covering the region.

Tom Orlik
26 Oct 2017

Deng to Xi

Xi Jinping is now China's most powerful leader since the late Deng Xiaoping, whose tenure offers four useful lessons for the current leader.

26 Oct 2017
Deng to Xi
29 Jun 2016

China's graft problem

Some argue that graft has been good for China, helping to grease the wheels of growth, when it is clear corruption is the problem, not the solution.

29 Jun 2016
21 Apr 2016

Reforming slowly

Critics say China is moving at a snail's pace to embrace free markets, but the real problem would be if Beijing moved too quickly.

21 Apr 2016